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U.S. Coast Guard Combs Gulf Of Mexico For Missing Cruise Passenger

The Coast Guard said it's focusing on the woman's rescue, not the details on how she may have fallen overboard.

By Samantha Crook | May 14, 2016

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching off the coast of Texas for a woman who appears to have fallen overboard on a Carnival cruise ship.

On Friday, 33-year-old Samantha Broberg was reported missing on the Carnival Liberty during a cruise to Mexico.

Carnival says it did a shipwide search and looked at camera footage. And according to a statement from the Coast Guard, that video revealed Broberg "falling overboard around 2 a.m."

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Coast Guard official told CNN right now it's focusing on Broberg's rescue, not the details of how she might have gone overboard.

This video includes an image from Roderick Eime / CC BY 2.0.

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